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The Science Fiction and Fantasy Fiction Collection


The Science Fiction and Fantasy Fiction Collection is comprised of public domain books contributed by The Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA from the Nitka Collection of Fantastic Fiction. Other contributions are from the University of Toronto and the University of California at Berkeley.

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    Flatland : A Romance of many Dimensions
    (details | read it)

    by Edwin Abbott Abbott (1838-1926)
    Published in 1884
    Tarzan Series by Edgar Rice Burroughs
    Fantasy Adventures
    Tales of Horror and Suspense
    • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (details | read it)
    • The Island of Dr. Moreau: A Possibility by H. G. Wells (details | read it)
    • Frankenstein; or, the Modern Prometheus (details | read it)
    • Alraune, die Geschichte eines lebenden Wesens by Hanns Heinz Ewers (details | read it)
    Many books sponsored by Microsoft, and contributed by University of California Libraries, The Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA and others.

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    TOPIC
    Socialism 6
    United States -- Social conditions 5
    World War, 1914-1918 5
    Social problems 4
    Voyages and travels 4
    Conduct of life 3
    Discoveries in geography 3
    Explorers 3
    Great Britain -- Social conditions 3
    National characteristics, American 3
    World history 3
    World politics 3
    Fables 2
    Fantasy 2
    Fantasy fiction, English 2
    Ghosts 2
    Imaginary wars and battles 2
    Peace 2
    Social sciences 2
    Tarzan (Fictitious character) 2
    Utopias 2
    Angels 1
    Antichrist 1
    Ballads, English 1
    Blavatsky, H. P. (Helena Petrovna), 1831-1891 1
    Bounty (Ship) 1
    Chesterton, G. K. (Gilbert Keith), 1874-1936 1
    Christmas stories 1
    Civilization 1
    Civilization, Modern 1
    Communication and traffic 1
    Conference on the Limitation of Armament (1921-1922 : Washington, D.C.) 1
    Conference on the limitation of armament, Washington, D.C., 1921-1922 1
    Country life -- England 1
    Democracy 1
    Donne, John, 1572-1631 1
    Education 1
    Education -- Great Britain 1
    Education, Higher 1
    English poetry 1
    Ethiopia -- Fiction 1
    Fairy tales 1
    Folklore -- Germany 1
    Games 1
    German poetry 1
    Ghost stories 1
    God 1
    Gordon, W. J. (William John) 1
    Great Britain -- Civilization Anecdotes, facetiae, satire, etc 1
    Great Britain -- Economic conditions 1
    Great Britain -- Politics and government 1
    Great Britain -- Social life and customs 19th century 1
    Herbert, George, 1593-1633 1
    Hooker, Richard, 1553 or 4-1600 1
    Kings and rulers 1
    League of Nations 1
    Mermaids 1
    Metaphysics 1
    Mexico -- Fiction 1
    Mutiny -- Fiction 1
    New Zealand -- Description and travel 1
    Parodies 1
    Philosophy 1
    Prester John (Legendary character) 1
    Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Great Britain 1
    Rome (Italy) -- History 476-1420 Fiction 1
    Russia -- Social and economic 1
    Sanderson, Robert, 1587-1663 1
    Short stories, English 1
    Short stories, French 1
    Sociology 1
    South Africa -- Description and travel 1
    Spiritualism 1
    Tarzan (Fictitious character) -- Fiction 1
    Theosophy 1
    Toltecs 1
    Transvaal (South Africa) -- History Fiction 1
    Twentieth century 1
    Vietnam -- Fiction 1
    Villages -- England 1
    Voyages around the world 1
    War games 1
    World History 1
    World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction 1
    World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain 1
    World War, 1914-1918 -- Peace 1
    Wotton, Henry, Sir, 1568-1639 1
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    Title
    Date Published
    Creator
    University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
    by Abbott, Edwin Abbott, 1838-1926
    50,547
    13
    3
    31
    ( 3 reviews )
    New York Public Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    32,244
    9
    0
    Topic: Voyages around the world
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
    27,814
    9
    3
    With: Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus / by the author of The last man, Perkin Warbeck, &c. &c. London : H. Colburn and R. Bentley, 1831
    ( 3 reviews )
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    19,661
    8
    0
    26
    California Digital Library
    by Frankau, Julia, 1864-1916
    19,347
    1
    1
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 71. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    ( 1 reviews )
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    16,531
    5
    1
    ( 1 reviews )
    Topic: World History
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    15,408
    3
    0
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    11,212
    0
    0
    Fisher copy: Dated in ms on inside front cover: Dec. 12/[18]89. With decorated end papers
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    9,290
    3
    1
    ( 1 reviews )
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    8,070
    1
    0
    26 35 41 43
    Topic: World history
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    6,991
    1
    0
    26
    New York Public Library
    by Aesop; Vernon Jones, V. S. (Vernon Stanley); Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, ill
    6,691
    4
    0
    Topic: Fables
    New York Public Library
    by Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863; Grimm, Wilhelm, 1786-1859; Bell, R. Anning, ill
    5,213
    16
    0
    A collection of forty-nine tales by the Grimm brothers
    Topics: Fairy tales, Folklore -- Germany
    New York Public Library
    4,981
    0
    0
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    4,748
    6
    0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
    4,659
    1
    0
    26
    University of Toronto - Scarborough
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    4,634
    1
    0
    41
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    4,594
    1
    0
    26
    New York Public Library
    by Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745; 1878-1953, ill
    4,558
    3
    0
    The voyages of an Englishman carry him to various strange lands, including a land of tiny people and a land of giants
    Topic: Fantasy
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    4,549
    3
    0
    Topic: Tarzan (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    3,528
    0
    0
    Topic: Philosophy
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    3,517
    0
    0
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    3,436
    0
    0
    Topics: National characteristics, American, United States -- Social conditions
    Topic: War games
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    3,138
    2
    0
    Topic: Tarzan (Fictitious character)
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950; St. John, James Allen, 1872-1957, ill
    2,856
    3
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 33. Dust jacket (Grosset & Dunlap), publisher's black cloth, stamped in gilt. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Topic: Tarzan (Fictitious character)
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    2,810
    0
    0
    26 41
    Topic: Utopias
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Kingston, William Henry Giles, 1814-1880; Lippincott, J. B., 19th cent
    2,769
    0
    0
    Topics: Bounty (Ship), Mutiny -- Fiction
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    2,730
    1
    0
    26
    Topics: Discoveries in geography, Voyages and travels, Explorers
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    2,723
    1
    0
    California Digital Library
    by Flammarion, Camille, 1842-1925
    2,652
    1
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). Item is in box 70. Publisher's quarter green cloth, grey cloth, stamped in gilt. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    2,614
    0
    0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    2,506
    1
    0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    2,314
    1
    0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    2,240
    0
    1
    52
    ( 1 reviews )
    California Digital Library
    by Thomas, Augustus, 1857-1934
    2,221
    3
    1
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 183. Publisher's grey cloth, printed in grey, stamped in brown and orange. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    ( 1 reviews )
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    2,207
    0
    0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    2,181
    1
    0
    26
    California Digital Library
    by Colville, William Wilberforce Juvenal, 1862-1917
    2,142
    0
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 45. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    2,122
    0
    0
    31
    Topic: World War, 1914-1918
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    2,115
    1
    0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    2,084
    1
    0
    26
    California Digital Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    2,033
    1
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 32. Publisher's red cloth, stamped in black. Publisher's advertisements: 31 p. at end. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    New York Public Library
    by Milne, A. A. (Alan Alexander), 1882-1956; Robinson, Charles, ill
    2,027
    3
    0
    A fantasy of the far off days of King Merriwig and how he finally weds the Countess Belvane thus providing the Princess Hyacinth with a mother
    Topics: Fantasy, Kings and rulers
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    2,021
    0
    0
    26
    Topic: Socialism
    California Digital Library
    by Brady, Cyrus Townsend, 1861-1920
    1,981
    0
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 25. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    1,979
    1
    0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    California Digital Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    1,964
    0
    2
    ( 2 reviews )
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    1,939
    0
    0
    26
    "List of works consulted": p. 298-302
    Topics: Blavatsky, H. P. (Helena Petrovna), 1831-1891, Spiritualism, Theosophy
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
    1,907
    0
    0
    26
    26
    Topics: Discoveries in geography, Voyages and travels, Explorers
    California Digital Library
    by Blackwood, Algernon, 1869-1951
    1,872
    2
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 20. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    26
    Topics: Voyages and travels, Discoveries in geography, Explorers
    California Digital Library
    by Blackwood, Algernon, 1869-1951; Wilson, Wilfred
    1,702
    3
    0
    The wolves of God.--Chinese magic.--Running Wolf.--First hate.--The tarn of sacrifice.--The valley of the beasts.--The call.--Egyptian sorcery.--The decoy.--The man who found out.--The empty sleeve.--Wireless confusion.--Confession.--The lane that ran east and west.--"Vengeance is mine."
    California Digital Library
    by Le Queux, William, 1864-1927
    1,654
    0
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 117. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    26
    Topic: World history
    California Digital Library
    by Graham, Sarah Melissa Cary Downing
    1,628
    0
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 80. Publisher's blue cloth, stamped in black, white, and gilt. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Topics: Toltecs, Mexico -- Fiction
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    1,595
    2
    0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    1,592
    0
    0
    52
    E.J. Pratt Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    1,583
    1
    0
    35
    California Digital Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905; Horne, Charles F. (Charles Francis), 1870-1942
    1,575
    2
    0
    v. 1. Jules Verne. A drama in the air. The watch's soul. A winter on the ice. The pearl of Lima. The mutineers. Five weeks in a balloon. v. 2. A trip to the center of the earth. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The English at the North pole.--v. 3. Adventures of Captain Hatteras: The desert of ice. A trip from the earth to the moon.--v. 4. In search of castaways: South America, Australia, New Zealand.-- v. 5. Twenty thousand leagues under the sea. The mysterious island: Dropped from the...
    California Digital Library
    by Jókai, Mór, 1825-1904
    1,574
    0
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 107. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    California Digital Library
    by Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925
    1,534
    0
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 86. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946
    1,514
    0
    1
    26
    ( 1 reviews )
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 58. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Topic: Ghosts
    Music - University of Toronto
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    1,466
    0
    0
    52
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    1,449
    0
    0
    26
    University of Toronto - Robarts Library
    by Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
    1,444
    0
    0
    52
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 71. Publisher's brown cloth, stamped in black. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967
    Topic: Vietnam -- Fiction
    California Digital Library
    by Clark, Alfred
    1,407
    0
    0
    Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1605). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Nitka collection of fantastic fiction. Item is in box 41. Publisher's green cloth, stamped in black, red, and white. Purchase, Zeitlin & Ver Brugge Booksellers, 1967